An Irish Blessing For You

Today I was struck with the beauty that has surrounded me. It is only by the hand of God that I have a beautiful family. His healing occurs everyday no matter the mess. His mercies are new every morning. He is the reason I sing, write, dance, and build my life despite the injustices thatContinue reading “An Irish Blessing For You”

Coffee Break: See The Beauty

⁣Can you pause with me for a moment? Pour that cup of coffee and savor it for a moment longer than you might do on an ordinary day. Sit down and take a deep breath. What can you hear? Can you hear birds outside, the laughter down the hall or do you have music playing?Continue reading “Coffee Break: See The Beauty”

10 Years! (Dear Husband)

Dear Husband, I know today could be passed by by most people. But our 10 years are a BIG deal! When I reflect on this day 10 years ago, I was filled with excitement of a dream coming true as well as the weight of how serious this covenant I was walking into. It hasContinue reading “10 Years! (Dear Husband)”

Coffee Break

No amount of suffering and heartbreak will ever rob me of the blessings I hear down the hall. The footsteps that I hear as my world awakens, stirs me deeply. Heart somersaults from hugs, smiles and laughter. ⁣⁣⁣⁣Healing is messy. Life gets mucky and until Heaven, we must confront suffering with the hope and healingContinue reading “Coffee Break”

I Screamed At God

Hi friend, I know it’s been some time since I’ve blogged or posted anything too inspirational. If I am to be honest with you since January 1st I have been grieving certain things in life. Each week presented some other loss. Sometimes I tend to focus on whatever needs to be done and make sureContinue reading “I Screamed At God”

Coffee Break!!

Coffee Break #1: ⁣⁣Shoutout to all of you who are home helping kids in school and struggling to make sense of life. Are you a hott mess? Messy hair, sleep deprived and patience growing thin? The news and current events probably are not helping you either. ⁣⁣I made a pour over today and drank myContinue reading “Coffee Break!!”

Thank You Rejection!

Too often we run from rejection which is why the statement, “rejection is a gift” seems odd to many. What I have experienced this past year through rejection has blessed me far beyond what I could have imagined. Rejection letters, rejection emails, blatant silence and individuals ignoring me and much more has encompassed my lifeContinue reading “Thank You Rejection!”

Our messy, good, tragic, beautiful, hope-filled life..

Cozy nights with a crackling fire. Family nights in our comfy “movie theater”. ⁣⁣Life holds so much heartache and full hearts; pain and healing; tears and joy. No matter How difficult a week may be nor how draining, my heart is still full as the excitement of Christmas fills our home, our thoughts, and ourContinue reading “Our messy, good, tragic, beautiful, hope-filled life..”